Switzerland is about to embark on their 9th World Cup journey.
This is the first time since 1966 that they have competed in back to back World Cups.
Although they have a long history in the game, the best the Swiss have ever done at the World Cup is make the quarterfinals. They have done this three times; 1934, 1938 and when they hosted the tournament in 1954.
They are currently ranked 26th in FIFA's World Rankings.
They have had some very good international players over the years. Here are what I consider to be the five greatest Swiss Footballers of all-time: